leave–taking

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noun leave–tak·ing \ˈlēv-ˌtā-kiŋ\

15th Century

First Known Use of leave–taking

15th century


LEAVE–TAKING Defined for English Language Learners

leave–taking

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noun leave–tak·ing \ˈlēv-ˌtā-kiŋ\

Definition of leave–taking for English Language Learners

  • : an act of going away and saying goodbye

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